If you use the URL that is provided in a user data block, it doesn't count. If 
you use the forwarding URL for profile photos, that does count.

Ratelimited Forwarding URL:
https://api.twitter.com/1/users/profile_image/dordotky 

Not Ratelimited:
http://a1.twimg.com/profile_images/739860021/Blackpool_07-08-2009_24_normal.jpg

On 3 Oct 2010, at 08:24, Naren wrote:

> Hi,
>         I created a C# .NET 4.0 Twitter application called
> tweeterapid. http://code.google.com/a/tweeterapid . In displaying the
> user's picture is it calculated as a request each time it is
> retrieved? The api limitations makes me impossible to fetch pictures.
> Is there any way to overcome this problem. Please provide me some tips.

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